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Coronovirus and how to cure it- some tips

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Prof. Dr. Nusrat Ara  Majeed There  is  a -growing  misconception  that  virus  is   loosing virulence—–it  is   not  true -only  better  understanding  of pathogenesis  has    resulted  in   better  survival  of the  patients Today  in  JUNE_JULY   we  know  the  disease  much  better .  In feb.  2020  it  was  anew   disease [ novel]. there  are  5  important facts  that  we  understand better  than 4 months  ago.   The  year  2020   began  with   usual  new   year  celebrations  all over  the  world  —and  we  heard  CORONA  coming  as  an  epidemic in   China  and  soon  became Read More


Smart lockdown move yielded positive results

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The prime minister was the first one to advocate for smart lockdowns. Countries around the world, Umar said, have realized that it is simply unsustainable to shut entire nations. “The only way is to identify high-density hotspots and target them accordingly DNA ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s decision to impose smart or selective lockdowns in hotspot areas is yielding desired results. Country reports a 28% reduction in critical cases due smart lockdowns and implementation of SOPs As countries around the world juggle with strategies to flatten the Covid-19 curve, Pak strategy won anRead More


WI vs ENG: Jason Holder engineers England collapse by dismissing Stokes

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The fourth day of the first Test match between England and West Indies Saturday saw a flurry of wickets fall after the Windies skipper dismissed his English counterpart Ben Stokes, at Southampton. England were 284-8 in their second innings at stumps, a lead of 170 runs in a match that marks international cricket´s return from lockdown. England fought back during a fourth-wicket partnership of 98 between Zak Crawley and Stokes. But their 249-4 was soon transformed into 279-8 as five wickets fell for just 30 runs inside the final hour.Read More


Amitabh Bachchan tests positive

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CULTURAL DESK MUMBAI: Amitabh Bachchan, one of India’s best known film actors, has tested positive for Covid-19, he told his millions of Twitter followers. “I have tested Covid positive, shifted to hospital, hospital informing authorities, family and staff undergone tests, results awaited,” he wrote. His son, Abhishek, later tweeted he had also tested positive. Bachchan, 77, has been involved in 200 films since becoming a star five decades ago. He, and Abhishek, 44, have been taken to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai, and his son described them both as having mildRead More


Donald Trump finally wears mask in public

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DNA WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump has worn a mask in public for the first time since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The president was visiting the Walter Reed military hospital outside Washington, where he met wounded soldiers and health care workers. “I’ve never been against masks but I do believe they have a time and a place,” he said as he left the White House. He has previously said that he would not wear a mask and mocked Democratic rival Joe Biden for doing so. But on SaturdayRead More


PM Imran to visit Diamer-Basha dam project next week

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ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit the construction site of Diamer-Basha Dam Project next week to review construction activities there. Work has begun on Diamer Basha Dam, a multi-purpose reservoir that is being constructed on River Indus. The project is aimed at addressing water storage for agriculture, mitigating flood threat and generating cheaper power. It will have a gross water storage capacity of 8.1 million acre feet (MAF) to irrigate 1.23 million acres of additional land. The project with an installed power generation capacity of 4500 megawatts (MW) will provideRead More